A 43-year-old female asked:
43, no asthma, don't smoke. get bronchitis every time i get a cold now, 3 times in 1 yr. why is this happening, & how can i prevent this?
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Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
See an allergist: you may be having chronic upper airways inflammation, rhinos infusoria, for whatever reason that's affecting your lower airways, bronchitis. An Allergist / Immunologist evaluation will help decipher your trigger factors, whether you have allergic vs non allergic inflammation and puts a plan of treatment. Check aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist in your area, good luck
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